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Continuum Clinical’s Sandra Chase Named to PharmaVOICE Top 100 Most Inspiring People

Leading healthcare firms Blue Chip Patient Recruitment and J Trotter Research & Consulting combine to form Continuum Clinical.

NORTHBROOK, IL (August 4, 2016) – Continuum Clinical is pleased to announce that Sandra Chase, vice president of patient recruitment, has been recognized by PharmaVOICE magazine as one of the "100 Most Inspiring People in the Life-Sciences Industry."

Chase was selected by industry peers and PharmaVOICE readers for her ability to view industry trends as opportunities, and for her innovative approach to developing breakthrough strategies to improve the patient experience in clinical trails.

As vice president of patient recruitment at Continuum Clinical, Chase delivers valuable solutions to recruitment challenges. Chase has made a major impact on Continuum Clinical by growing site optimization, building the clinical enrollment specialist team, and introducing the highly successful clinical outreach specialist team.

"Sandy has been instrumental in growing the organization’s site optimization services from strategy development to identifying and incorporating key metrics that help sites meet and exceed their enrollment goals,” said Neil Weisman, executive vice president of Continuum Clinical. “Under Sandy’s leadership and commitment to demonstrating value we are building a new generation of industry experts."

Under Chases’ leadership and vision the site optimization team has grown from six employees to become one of the largest teams at Continuum Clinical with almost 40 employees to date.

Now in its 11th year, the PharmaVOICE 100 honors the most inspirational and innovative individuals in the life-sciences industry. Candidates are selected based on their ability to inspire peers through their actions, as well as exhibiting strong leadership qualities, fearless and unique approaches to problems, and innovation in strategies, products and services.

The PharmaVOICE 100 honorees represent a broad cross section of the global life-sciences industry, including pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, contract research, clinical trial, research and development, patient education, advertising, digital, marketing, technology, academia, and many other sectors.

The company will be headquartered in Northbrook, Ill., with staff located off-site in strategic locations globally.

About Continuum Clinical

Continuum Clinical facilitates aligned clinical and commercial thinking through strategic, balanced and thoughtful solutions built around three distinct service offerings: Patient Recruitment and Late-Stage Research (including Health Economics and Outcomes Research). Continuum Clinical is uniquely positioned to achieve patient engagement in support of clinical trials, and to establish and communicate evidence of the value of medical products to key stakeholders, such as physicians, patients and payers. With headquarters outside of Chicago and staff strategically located globally, Continuum Clinical meets the clinical development and commercialization needs of leading pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies.